clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Politicians weigh in on Hobby Lobby ruling

The White House says Monday’s Supreme Court ruling on contraception coverage jeopardizes women’s health and quickly after the ruling, politicians from both sides, took to Twitter to weigh in.

Here’s what they had to say:

Obviously, the White House isn’t pleased:

From the Associated Press:

The White House says women’s health will be jeopardized by a Supreme Court’s decision that allows corporations with religious objections to opt out of a requirement that they cover contraceptives.

White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Monday that women should make personal health decisions for themselves.

Earnest said the White House is looking into how many women could be affected by the decision. He said Congress should take action to assist women affected by the decision.

Outside the Supreme Court, reactions were mixed: